Hunters and Herders of Southern Africa: A Comparative

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Walrath broke new ground in paleoanthropology through her work on the evolution of human childbirth. His approach was empirical, skeptical of overgeneralizations, and eschewed attempts to establish universal laws. This was reflected in the popularity of astrology and alchemy, both of which appealed to the idea that events on Earth are governed by the influence of the heavenly bodies. Abstract Four Ikpeng children introduce their village by answering a video-letter sent from children of Cuba's Sierra Maestra.

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Publisher: Cambridge University Press (February 28, 1992)

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